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Current Situation and Difficulty of Wave Forecast From Viewpoint of Ship Management

[+] Author Affiliations
Kenji Sasa, Shigeaki Shiotani, Nobukazu Wakabayashi, Teruo Ohsawa

Kobe University, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan

Daisuke Terada

National Research Institute of Fisheries Engineering, Kamisu, Ibaragi, Japan

Paper No. OMAE2013-10257, pp. V005T06A020; 7 pages
doi:10.1115/OMAE2013-10257
From:
  • ASME 2013 32nd International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering
  • Volume 5: Ocean Engineering
  • Nantes, France, June 9–14, 2013
  • Conference Sponsors: Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-5539-3
  • Copyright © 2013 by ASME

abstract

Numerical forecasts of weather and oceanography are increasingly common in the field of ship operations due to advances in computer science. However, in some situations, the accuracy of forecasts is too unreliable to ensure safe operations. In the current study, a nationwide questionnaire is used to determine the effectiveness of wave forecasts in enhancing navigation safety. Data analysis is also shown for two cases of failed forecasts in low-pressure weather systems near Japan in the winter. Finally, recommendations are made for improving wave forecasts from the viewpoint of ship operations.

Copyright © 2013 by ASME
Topics: Waves , Ships

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